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Maintenance Technician

Company: Koch Industries
Location: North Las Vegas
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Job Description:

Description Are you looking to make a change in your career? If so, Georgia-Pacific has an immediate need for a self-motivated and knowledgeable Maintenance Technician at our North Las Vegas, NV Gypsum facility. Our ideal candidate is a self-motivated, skilled hourly professional with a working knowledge of mechanical troubleshooting and a solid foundation in the skills needed to properly maintain manufacturing equipment. This position creates value by performing predictive, preventive, and corrective maintenance leading to increased uptime, reliability, and the assurance of meeting production and quality goals.Maintenance Technicians are required to have a thorough understanding of safe work practices and troubleshooting and maintenance of manufacturing equipment. This is a non-climate-controlled environment, meaning temperatures can be very high in the summer and cold in the winter.We currently have two (2) Maintenance Technician openings - one 8-hour day shift and one 12-hour night shift. Both would include overtime, weekends, and holidays while also providing specialty hand tools. This role will pay a competitive salary based on experience and is also eligible for a $2500 sign on bonus. What You Will Do In Your RoleTroubleshooting, installing, aligning, and dismantling industrial machinery and mechanical equipment Performing periodic maintenance routines including lubricating machines and equipment for improved reliability and uptime to achieve optimal performance Participating in a Preventative Maintenance (PM) programCollaborating with operations to identify and prioritize maintenance needs Recording work results and parts usage in computerized maintenance management systemWorking with operations associates to identify and prioritize maintenance needsAdhering to all plant safety and environmental guidelines, policies, and procedures and actively participating in the safety programMaintaining accurate maintenance logs including labor hours and critical preventative maintenance findingsThe Experience You Will BringRequirements:A minimum of five (5) or more years of mechanical maintenance experience in an industrial or manufacturing environmentExperience troubleshooting and repairing hydraulics & pneumaticsExperience with fabricating, torch cutting, and arc weldingExperience with reading blueprints and precision measurementsExperience troubleshooting issues with bearings, chains, sprockets, gearboxes, and conveyors, rollers, pulleys, and shaftsExperience using a computer for record-keeping and documentation functionsWilling and able to adhere to all plant safety and environmental guidelines, policies, and proceduresWilling and able to work overtime, weekends, on-call, and rotating shiftsWhat Will Put You AheadExperience with precision equipment installation, fundamentals in alignment, and machinery lubrication. Ten (10) or more years'' mechanical maintenance experience in an industrial, manufacturing, or military environment Technical Degree or higher in a Mechanical Maintenance program Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter. At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate''s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status. Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information:

Keywords: Koch Industries, North Las Vegas , Maintenance Technician, Professions , North Las Vegas, Nevada

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